Definitions for impactedɪmˈpæk tɪd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(of a tooth) so confined or positioned in its socket as to be incapable of normal eruption.
driven together; tightly packed.
densely populated; overcrowded:
an impacted school district.
Origin of impacted:
1675–85; obs. impact adj. (< L impāctus, ptp. of impingere to fasten, cause to collide, strike; see impinge+ -ed2
wedged or packed in together
"an impacted tooth"
driven together or close
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